A panel of immigrants and Dreamers will discuss the unprecedented racism and anti-immigrant sentiment exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as their hopes for the future of undocumented young people in the United States.
With a performance of “Yong Yuan” from I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams by Helen Zhibing Huang and Timothy Steele.
Cerise Lim Jacobs– Founder & Librettist, White Snake Projects
Jorge Sosa– Composer, I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams
Helen Zhibing Huang– Singer, I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams and activist, Wear Yellow Proudly.
Jennifer Allsopp– Coordinator & Postdoctoral Fellow, IIH; Moderator
This event coincides with the launch of S1.Ep4. of the IIH Immigration & Democracy podcast, Sing out Strong: Immigrant Voices in the Arts, and a two week streaming of the activist opera, I Am A Dreamer Who No Longer Dreams.